Materials & Applications
Materials & Applications (M&A) is a non-profit organization dedicated to building a public culture of experimental architecture in Los Angeles. Our mission is to advance original and critical ideas about architecture through public projects and programs. We produce outdoor installations, workshops, and dialogues in collaboration with architects, artists, and communities.
Category Architecture Organizations
Phone (323) 913-0915
117 W. 9th St. Suite 702
Los Angeles CA 90015
News About Materials & Applications
Staging Construction 2019: Call for Projects
Staging Construction is a call for projects that explore construction as both a practice and a performance. Materials & Applications seeks proposals that investigate the act of construction as both an act of building and as a form of industry.
Superscript Shade Structure by Kate Moxham at 826LA in Echo Park
Materials & Applications, in collaboration with designer Kate Moxham, has installed an experimental shade structure at the 826LA literacy center in Echo Park.
Bitter Melon Trellis: A Jungle Gym of Bamboo Springs Up at LACMA
Materials & Applications (M&A) performed its fifth MatterApp workshop, "Bitter Melon Trellis," constructing a bamboo structure for the National Bitter Melon Council.
Eddy Sykes: Growing Structures
Growth of a topographic surface pushes and folds to the tides of forces above and below.